Chaz Davies Takes A Double Win In World Superbike

Chaz Davies Takes A Double Win In World Superbike

The second round of the FIM World Superbike Championship took place at MotorLand Aragon in Spain this past weekend, and the motorsports series thrilled the thousands of spectators in attendance. BMW rider Chaz Davies won the two main events to sweep the podium. He narrowly edged out Sylvain Guintoli, the current standings leader, in both races, while Marco […]

Norton Motorcycles Buys Donington Hall Estate For Headquarters

Norton Motorcycles Buys Donington Hall Estate For Headquarters

Norton Motorcycles has been a shining example of British manufacturing for some time, and a recent move should only further connect the brand to its English roots. The company recently purchased the Donington Hall estate. Set on 26 acres in the English countryside, the grounds are home to a 40,000-square-foot mansion, built in 1790, as […]

Marco Melandri Undergoes Shoulder Surgery

Marco Melandri Undergoes Shoulder Surgery

The World Superbike season has barely begun and a top rider has already hit a speed bump. BMW competitor Marco Melandri, who was one of the preseason favorites to win the motorsports title after finishing third overall last year, recently underwent surgery on his right shoulder. The pain had been nagging the Italian throughout the winter […]

World Superbike Gets Underway In Australia

World Superbike Gets Underway In Australia

The 2013 World Superbike season kicked off at Phillip Island, Australia, over the weekend. Sylvain Guintoli and Eugene Laverty finished in the top two of both races, swapping wins to emerge with 45 points each after the first round of the motorsports series was complete. In the first race, Guintoli came from behind during the 15th […]

World Superbike Returns This Weekend

World Superbike Returns This Weekend

World Superbike is making a triumphant return to the motorsports world Feb. 24 when all competitors will descend on Phillip Island, Australia, as the first of 14 rounds get underway. With last year’s champion, Max Biaggi, retiring in the offseason, the top spot is anyone’s for the taking. All eyes will be on veteran rider […]